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About Solar Energy
Solar power is energy from the sun that is transformed into thermal or electrical energy.
Solar energy is the cleanest and most abundant renewable resource source available, and the United States has some of the richest solar resources worldwide. Modern innovation can harness this energy for a variety of usages, consisting of producing electricity, supplying light or a comfortable interior environment, and heating water for domestic, commercial, or industrial usage.
Solar power makes it possible for property owner to use the sun to power everyday life: running your air conditioner, cleaning clothes, seeing TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are significant, lots of homeowners discover that the benefit, distinct functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more enticing.
Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy
#1 Drastically decrease or even eliminate your electrical bills
Whether you're a property owner, company, or not-for-profit, electricity expenses can comprise a large portion of your month-to-month expenses. With a solar panel system, you'll create free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will decrease your utility expenses and you'll still conserve a great deal of cash.
#2 Earn a great return on your investment
Photovoltaic panels aren't an expense-- they are among the very best ways to invest, with returns measuring up to those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electrical power expense savings, the typical American property owner settles their photovoltaic panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.
#3 Secure against rising energy costs
Among the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility rates. In the past 10 years, residential electrical energy rates have actually increased by approximately 3 percent yearly. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and protect versus unpredictable increases in electrical power costs. If you're a business or homeowner with fluctuating cash flow, going solar also helps you much better projection and manage your costs.
#4 Boost your home or business value
Several studies have actually found that homes equipped with solar energy systems have higher property worths and sell more quickly than non-solar houses. Appraisers are progressively taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more educated about solar, demand for residential or commercial properties equipped with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.
#5 Boost U.S. energy independence
The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a key component of achieving energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to produce electrical power from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from cost changes in global energy markets.
#6 Create jobs and help your local economy
According to The Solar Foundation, the solar industry added tasks at a rate almost 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the country. This growth is expected to continue. Because solar-related jobs have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant contributor to the United States economy.
#7 Secure the environment
Solar is a great method to minimize your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A common domestic solar panel system will eliminate three to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.
#8 Show your dedication to sustainability
Sustainability and business social duty are necessary elements of a company's culture and values. They also produce bottom line results. Progressively, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding services that opt to run properly. Companies are finding that "green" credentials are a powerful driver of consumer acquiring choices, producing goodwill and improving business results.
#9 Start Conserving from Day 1
Solar purchase power contracts (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for property owners to go solar for little or no loan down.
Many property owners select to finance their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding alternatives. This implies that a third-party company-- the solar company-- owns the planetary system and takes care of installation, upkeep, monitoring and repairs. You just pay the solar provider for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the energy company.
As of June 2013, 75% of all American homes have access to pay-as-you-go solar.
#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment
The energy business are infamous for their fluctuating and undependable electrical energy prices. There is plainly an upward pattern.
With solar panels and simple math, we can calculate what does it cost? electricity will be generated, and most importantly, at exactly what rate, for a minimum of the next Twenty Years (fixed energy costs).
What are the various payment options?
We have many flexible purchasing agreements for customers who would like to install a new home solar system. There are three different payment options, making them a viable choice for customers of all budgets. The payment options include Lease, PPA, and Purchase.
- Low, fixed payments each month
- System insurance for 20 years, including maintenance
- Flexible end-of-term options, including system upgrade, lease extension, and free panel removal
Power Purchase Agreement (PPA)
- We own the solar panel system
- $0 down for installation
- Customers only pay for the solar energy that they use
- Customer pays for the system upfront and owns the system
- System monitoring and maintenance for 20 years
- Receive 30% federal tax credit
- See a return on investment within 7-10 years
What happens when the contract for my lease is finished?
We provide our customers with a few different options for when their lease contract is up. Customers can upgrade their equipment to the newest solar technology available, extend the agreement, or have the panels removed at no cost.
What is the warranty?
The Lease and PPA include a 20-year warranty during the lifetime of the system. This warranty exceeds that of most other solar installers’ warranties.
Frequently Asked Questions
A Good Science Fair Topic With Solar Energy?
I Need A Science Fair Topic That Can Be Done In 2 Weeks And Uses Solar Energy.
Theres a power plant out in the south west states that have thousands of mirrors all around a tower at the top is a huge boiler. The mirrors are continously adjusted to reflect the sunlight to the boiler. The water is heated and turns in to steam which can turn turbines to produce electricity. This is just away to convert solar energy to electricity without the use of a solar panel.
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What's An Example Of :
I Couldnt Find It On The Net :P
1. Solar Energy
The sun is our most powerful source of energy. Sunlight, or solar energy, can be used for heating, lighting and cooling homes and other buildings, generating electricity, water heating, and a variety of industrial processes. Most forms of renewable energy come either directly or indirectly from the sun. For example, heat from the sun causes the wind to blow, contributes to the growth of trees and other plants that are used for biomass energy, and plays an essential role in the cycle of evaporation and precipitation that makes hydropower possible.
2. Wind Energy
Wind is the movement of air that occurs when warm air rises and cooler air rushes in to replace it. The energy of the wind has been used for centuries to sail ships and drive windmills that grind grain. Today, wind energy is captured by wind turbines and used to generate electricity.
Water flowing downstream is a powerful force. Water is a renewable resource, constantly recharged by the global cycle of evaporation and precipitation. The heat of the sun causes water in lakes and oceans to evaporate and form clouds. The water then falls back to Earth as rain or snow, and drains into rivers and streams that flow back to the ocean. Flowing water can be used to power water wheels that drive mechanical processes. And captured by turbines and generators, like those housed at many dams around the world, the energy of flowing water can be used to generate electricity.
4. Biomass Energy
Biomass has been an important source of energy ever since people first began burning wood to cook food and warm themselves against the winter chill. Wood is still the most common source of biomass energy, but other sources of biomass energy include food crops, grasses and other plants, agricultural and forestry waste and residue, organic components from municipal and industrial wastes, even methane gas harvested from community landfills. Biomass can be used to produce electricity and as fuel for transportation, or to manufacture products that would otherwise require the use of non-renewable fossil fuels.
Hydrogen has tremendous potential as a fuel and energy source, but the technology needed to realize that potential is still in the early stages. Hydrogen is the most common element on Earth—for example, water is two-thirds hydrogen—but in nature it is always found in combination with other elements. Once separated from other elements, hydrogen can be used to power vehicles, replace natural gas for heating and cooking, and to generate electricity.
6. Geothermal Energy
The heat inside the Earth produces steam and hot water that can be used to power generators and produce electricity, or for other applications such as home heating and power generation for industry. Geothermal energy can be drawn from deep underground reservoirs by drilling, or from other geothermal reservoirs closer to the surface.
7. Ocean Energy
The ocean provides several forms of renewable energy, and each one is driven by different forces. Energy from ocean waves and tides can be harnessed to generate electricity, and ocean thermal energy—from the heat stored in sea water—can also be converted to electricity. Using current technologies, most ocean energy is not cost-effective compared to other renewable energy sources, but the ocean remains and important potential energy source for the future.
Is There Somebody Who Can Help Southernland To Developed Technology In Solar Energy.?
Who is Southernland? Where is he from?
Ok, I'm guessing that you mean in the southern part of the USA. That is very simple if you just want to develop home or business systems.. Just search the internet for Grid Tie Systems or Solar Electric Backup. Any solar electric business owner would be more then happy to increase their sales. And would give out all the information needed.
Now if you are trying to develop something new you are on your own because if someone else develops it they will put a price on it and sell it to you anyway.
You are not real clear in your question.
Can I Easily Build My Own Solar Panels For My Home?
Is It Really Possible For Me Living In Denver To Build And Install And Setup My Own Solar Panel To Help Make Electricity For My Home?
It's possible, but not as easy or cost-effective as the sites selling information suggest.
You can build your own solar panels from individual cells or broken cells. Possibly you would end up with a panel that costs less than a commercial one, but it would not have the UL safety certification, and thus would not legally be allowed to be connected to the grid in any place that I know. So you would have to go with charging a battery, and that alone doubles the cost of the system. It could be a fun and educational thing to do, but would not be a money saver.
You could also build a solar water heater - plans and videos abound on the web. However, Denver gets hard freezes in winter, so you would need to drain your home built system during those months. There are solar water heaters designed to take sustained freezing temperatures, but unless you're an engineer, that type would be really hard to make.
The site http://www.nlcpr.com/Deceptions6.php has something to say about various scams, including solar.
Can I Set Up A Diy Solar System In Utah And Still Stay Connected To The Grid?
I Purchased My Home Last Year And Would Like To Build Myself Some Solar Panels To Supplement My Energy Use. The Purpose Would Be To Reduce My Power Consumption And Power Bill. I Am Not Interested In, Or Capable Of, Spending Several Thousand Dollars For A Pro-Installed System. I Am Not Interested In Being Completely Off-Grid. Net Metering Is Not Necessary, But Would Be Nice. I Have Experience With Electrical And Worked With My Father (Master Electrician) For Several Years Wiring Homes. What Are My Realistic Options To Make A Substantial Dent In My Bill? There Appear To Be Many Regulations Concerning Grid-Tie Systems. How Do I Get Around Them And Still Be Safe? I Don'T Particularly Care If Some Bureaucrat Says My System Is Safe. Thanks.
A lot depends on where you live..ie in city or out in the sticks
Im off grid and not useing a lot of juice so I have a lot cheaper system then what you will require.
tied into the grid....there are alot more things you need to explore...
I belive U.P.& L. Has some info you may want to look into in regards to tieing into their system. Im assumeing that who your dealing with. Then you will need permits. Inspections. Etc to tie into their system........